Alex Lever

News: Launch of ISA 140 (43,63M) super yacht SILVER WIND

June 17, 2014 by Alex Lever
View large version of image: Launch of ISA 140 (43,63M) super yacht SILVER WIND

It is expected that at 8 knots people on board should have a feeling as to stay on a sailing yacht. Last but not least, there is a drastically improvement of the redundancy. If the generators set fails, two shaft generators will operate the electric users; if the main engines fail, the two generators can power the propellers.

A further exceptional element is her fully custom-made bridge. ISA in-house electronic department coordinates a panel of important names in the field of electronic navigation systems, such as Transas, which made the bridge concept, Team Italia, which designed the bridge console and Rolls-Royce, which provides the custom-made waterjets control system. The result is a highly technological pioneering bridge, second to no other in terms of customisation and integration, always in full compliance with safety regulation.

The ISA 140 series produces the company’s largest semi-custom superyachts of composite construction with hull and superstructure built from Fibre Reinforced Plastic (FRP). The composite parts of ISA 140, such as the hull, the deck, the superstructure and the accessories, have been built with vacuum assisted resin infusion (VARTM).

In particular, the hull is one of the biggest one ever made on a single mould and at one go. The result is a product with superior features in terms of lightness and stiffness, compared to the boats of the same category made with traditional techniques.

Add a Related Photo | Add a Related Video 


No Comments - Share Your Thoughts

Leave a comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.

More Launch of ISA 140 (43,63M) super yacht SILVER WIND Information:

  1. Crystal 140 Superyacht MR D by Benetti to make her US premiere at Yachts Miami Beach 2016
    lucy

    News: Crystal 140 Superyacht MR D by Benetti to make her US premiere at Yachts Miami Beach 2016

    February 5, 2016 by lucy

    The interiors feature a redistribution of spaces that exploits the entire volume of hull, along with special attention to light, thanks to new windows. The lower deck hosts four lovely …


  2. Exclusive Interview: Southern Italy and Aeolian Islands Yacht Charter aboard Sailing Catamaran OMBRE BLU
    Yacht Charter

    News: Exclusive Interview: Southern Italy and Aeolian Islands Yacht Charter aboard Sailing Catamaran OMBRE BLU

    December 23, 2014 by Yacht Charter

    Melissa and Francesco Candiani of the luxury sailing catamaran OMBRE BLU talk to us about the unforgettable experience to look forward to when embarking on a Southern Italy and Aeolian …


  3. ISA Yachts building 66m mega yacht ROUTE 66
    black

    News: ISA Yachts building 66m mega yacht ROUTE 66

    November 27, 2014 by black

    The interior layout emphasize the osmosis between indoor and outdoor areas. The main deck saloon presents the idea of a lounge which opens to the cockpit with a unique perception …